Nancy Pelosi Doc From Daughter Alexandra Pelosi Gets HBO Release Date

Nancy Pelosi Doc From Daughter Alexandra Pelosi Gets HBO Release Date

Documentary filmmaker Alexandra Pelosi’s film about her politico mother has a release date.

CNN had announced Alexandra was working on a documentary on her mother last month. HBO announced Monday that the Journeys with George filmmaker’s newest film, Pelosi In the House will examine Nancy Pelosi’s time in Congress. The film was shot over three decades. Premiering Dec. 13 on HBO and HBO Max, the film will chronicle Nancy’s time as a public figure from her ascension to Congress in 1987 until President Biden’s Inauguration in 2021, touching on her efforts to pass the Affordable Care Act and the COVID-19 relief package.

Breaking in to politics as a volunteer organizer, Nancy was first elected to the House of Representatives in 1987, representing San Francisco’s 5th District. Nancy rose up the ranks throughout her long career to become the first female Speaker of House of Representatives in 2007.. Nancy declared earlier this month that she would not be running for reelection in the House of Representatives as speaker. However, she will keep her seat in Congress.

Alexandra, a former network news producer, has worked on 14 documentary titles with HBO, including Journeys With George, Homeless: The Motel Kids of Orange County and Friends of God: A Road Trip With Alexandra Pelosi.

Alexandra directed, shot and produced the film. It was edited by Geof Barktz and executive produced and executive produced by Lisa Heller and Nancy Abraham, HBO Doc leaders.

In October, CNN premiered footage that Alexandra shot during the Jan. 6 riot. The clip shows the House speaker threatening to “punch” Trump if he marched with the crowd on Capitol Hill. The footage also showed Nancy and other officials being evacuated from the Capitol to Fort McNair and how they requested support from the National Guard.

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